Posted on: 4/12/2021

Job type: Permanent

Sector: Industry and Manufacturing

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Our client is looking for an General Counsel to add value to the organization by becoming a strategic employee in the culturally diverse and dynamic environment of their business. The successful candidate will ensure that the company operates within the law at all times, offer counsel on legal issues, ensure legal compliance and limit risk exposure and facilitate business strategic development.


Main Responsibilities:

Reporting directly to the Vice President & General the successful candidate will have to:

·         Provide expert and strategic legal advice to management

·         Set internal governance policies and manage the impact of external factors

·         Evaluate and weigh multiple inputs and impacts of any decision or course of action

·         Anticipate issues and estimate risks strategically

·         Identify proactive solutions that will eliminate or mitigate risks

·         Base your decision making process on ethics and integrity

·         Create associations of trust and respect with key stakeholders

·         Deal with external parties (regulators, external counsel, politicians, clients)

·         Attract, develop, direct, motivate and drive performance from team

·         Draft agreements that minimize risks and maximize legal rights

·         Meet legal objectives

·         Deal with complex, significant matters that cut across legal and related areas

·         Keep abreast of legislative changes

·         Examining and creating draft agreements, such as employment and vendor agreements.

·         Maintaining knowledge of organization’s operations and legal documents


Candidate Requirements:

·         Certification by the Texas Board of Law Examiners.

·         12+ years of practice in the industrial sector or law firm.

·         Proficient legal experience in fund investments, venture capital financing and M&A.

·         Experience with corporate governance issues and corporate secretarial duties.

·         Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

·         Knowledge of statutes, rules and regulations pertaining to businesses.

·         Proficient understanding of business sensitivities and confidentiality.



Naomi Bastidas
00 52 55 1998 4000
Blvd. Miguel Cervantes 169 - Granada
L-2340 Ciudad de México

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